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Museum of the Resistance

les Hardys Behellec, 56140 Saint-Marcel, France
+33 2 97 75 16 90
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Fascinating, sobering, real

Located in Saint-Marcel, this museum, dedicated to the French Resistance movement of WWII, is a... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
michael_smith56
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Puyallup, Washington
A Different Perspective

A very good and "different" museum focusing on the French Maquis. Don't be put off by the old... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
jim_bayfield
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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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15 Mar 2018
“Fascinating, sobering, real”
30 Aug 2017
“A Different Perspective”
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les Hardys Behellec, 56140 Saint-Marcel, France
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Located in Saint-Marcel, this museum, dedicated to the French Resistance movement of WWII, is a stark reminder of war, and the brave French people who battled the Nazis during the war; as well as the support of the D-Day landings. The museum presents extensive artifacts,...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

A very good and "different" museum focusing on the French Maquis. Don't be put off by the old rusting German 88mm weapons in the grounds outside. Venture in and it is well laid out. Although in French you can borrow a very good and comprehensive...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Well worth searching out, to realise just what went on to end the occupation of France and also to aid the allied forces during and after the D-day landings. We really only spent time in the museum itself as we happened to arrive on an...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2014

A bit out of the way but worth the drive. This museum is well laid out and very interesting, the displays are excellent but all in French which is a shame. The movie at the beginning is subtitled and informative. I was surprised at the...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2012

In a lovely setting, we did struggle with the language, and very few subtitles, which would've been helpful for some of our party. A lot of talking/films/video which got harder to understand as the afternoon went on Liked the street scene but I don't think...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2012

Fantastic French, British, US and German artefacts Citroen truck ride to be recommended ! Driver shows the local story of the 2nd world war, including allied supply drops and local battle Children's play area outside and shaded benches

2  Thank danncus
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